"The purpose of the Bulletin is to present to its readers various, and sometimes differing, view-points on social subjects. Its object is, therefore, information and not propaganda. The Editorial Board does not necessarily endorse all, or any, of the opinions expressed in its publications". -- p. 2.
"The problem of the Moving Picture Theatre is of such importance, that it is imperative that the best and latest evidence on the subject should be laid before all those interested in the matter. With this end in view, it has been decided to reprint, with additions, the second number of this series, published originally in July, 1917, the demand for which was so great that the stock was almost immediately exhausted. Certain important additions and corrections have been made which will serve to bring the present Bulletin up-to-date" (p. 2). "Recommendations. (a) Co-operation in a province-wide effort on this matter to the end of (b) Obtaining the widest possible publicity and interest on this question, with the aim of obtaining an aroused public opinion which would be strong enough to (c) Secure public attention in their recommendation of good pictures, (d) Force a certain agreed standard of qualification and administration on the part of the censorship and the Board of Appeal" (p. 19).
Contents: Moving Pictures -- Social Service News and Notes.
Moving Pictures divided into sub-sections: The Moving Picture Theatre: Its Uses and Abuses -- The Objectionable Film -- Evidence from Toronto -- Quebec Moving Pictures -- The English Investigation -- How May These Evils Be Combatted ? -- British Censor's Report -- The Improvement of the Moving Picture -- Can the Church Make Use of the Moving Picture ? -- Canadian Laws Governing the Exhibition of Moving Pictures -- Appendix -- Public Opinion -- Moving Picture Censorship in Manitoba -- The Need for Organized Public Opinion -- Recommendations.
Social Service News and Notes divided into sub-sections: The Fifth Annual Meeting of the Council -- Resolutions on Divorce, Judicial Separation, and Annulment of Mixed Marriages Passed at the Annual Meeting of the Council -- The Battle Against Venereal Disease -- The Lambeth Conference on the Housing Problem -- The Dominion W.A. to Take Up Social Service -- Annual Meeting of the Girls' Friendly Society.